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Sorry. Postponed until Fall. Bare Knuckle Boxing Hall of Fame Induction

July 12, 2019 - July 14, 2019

Induction Ceremony

July 12-14, 2019

Here’s your Invitation to the 2019 Bare Knuckle Boxing Hall of Fame Annual Induction in Belfast, New York: Knuckle Town, USA!

  • FRIDAY, JULY 12 – Open sparring upstairs at 49 Main Street in the afternoon and early evening in Apollo Creed’s actual palactial training ring as seen in the Rocky 2 blockbuster movie! Then around 8 pm enjoy cigars from Smokey’s Lifestyle Cigars as Billy Backus will narrate his 1970 World Welterweight Championship title fight against Jose Napoles. At 10 pm, Jimmy Holmes will give a ghost tour of the 1889 Sullivan-Muldoon training barns and share some of his spooky encounters when he spent a week there.

  • SATURDAY, JULY 13 – At 10 am meet at the Belfast Post Office on Main Street for the official USPS Postal Cancellation. From there we walk to the new Police Gazette Boxing Corporation Offices for the official ribbon cutting at 10:30 am. The Family Center at 3 Merton Street is the site of the Meet & Greet at 11 am, followed by the Induction Ceremony & Brunch at 12noon. At 2:30 pm President Scott Burt will give a personal tour of the Hall of Fame. The $55 ticket covers all activities on Saturday, kids are $20. Get your tickets below! They are NOT available at the door. More sparring may take place after the tour if fighters are interested!

  • SUNDAY, JULY 14 –  Please join us for a relaxing day at Pollywogg Holler Eco-Resort from 1 to 6 pm. Live music with $5 cover change. Food and drink available. Google  to see what the experience includes!

Come celebrate the people and entities who make the world’s only Hall of Fame dedicated to the original boxing pioneers possible.  This annual celebration began in 2009, and is known as Induction Day.  Induction Day events typically include a meet and greet, induction brunch, a ceremony to award honorees, a tour of the barns, a Chris Guzman art reveal, and much more.  Also, BKBHOF merchandise is available for purchase to help support the upkeep of the barns.  All of the day’s events are within walking distance, so park your car and enjoy the festivities.  Parking is free!  ​

GET YOUR TICKETS.  $55.00/adult and $20.00/kid.

Whichever method you choose, your tickets will be waiting for you at the door on Induction Day.

1.  Buy below.  After you push the black “Add to Cart” button to purchase an adult ticket, do the same to purchase a kid ticket.  Then click on the blue cart icon button that popped up to be led to a page that will allow you to select how many tickets you want of each item before  checking out.  (Email us if someone besides whomever is listed on your receipt will be picking up the tickets  srburt@aol.com).

2.  OR send a check made out to BKBHOF and mail to:  Scott Burt, 3876 State Route 19, Scio, NY  14880.

3.  OR send directly from PayPal to SRBURT@AOL.com.


Bare Knuckle Boxing Hall of Fame
5 Hughes St
Belfast, NY 14711 United States
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(585) 610-3326

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